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Thomas Wentworth Higginson

Thomas Wentworth Higginson was an American Unitarian minister, author, abolitionist, and soldier. He was active in the American Abolitionism movement during the 1840s and 1850s, identifying himself with disunion and militant abolitionism. He was a member of the Secret Six who supported John Brown. During the Civil War, he served as colonel of the 1st South Carolina Volunteers, the first federally authorized black regiment, from 1862–1864. Following the war,... Read More

BornDecember 22, 1823
Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.
DiedMay 9, 1911 (aged 87)
Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.
OccupationMinister, author, soldier

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